Magic Mike hunk and The Night Shift actor, Adam Rodriguez landed a recurring role on the FOX smash hit drama, Empire for the series highly anticipated second season. TV Line reports Rodriguez will play native New Yorker and former EMT Laz Delgado.
…Laz Delgado, who’s described by producers as “a smooth-talking concert promoter with expert hustler skills… who takes an interest in Cookie.”
Comedian Chris Rock, R&B superstar Alicia Keys and rock god Lenny Kravitz all previously signed on for guest-starring roles during Season 2.
Additionally, Gabourey Sidibe and Ta’Rhonda Jones, who play Lucious’ and Cookie’s respective lackeys Becky and Porsha, have been elevated to full-fledged series regulars.